Exploring Engineering: 3rd-5th Grade

A field trip for grades 3-5 at Homewood Science Center

  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • 350 US dollars
  • 18022 Dixie Highway

Service Description

The engineering design process is fun, especially when roller coasters are involved! Choose a Tuesday morning for when you would like to bring your students to Homewood Science Center to experience this field trip. 60 students max. This field trip will take approximately 90 minutes to complete, so please plan your transportation accordingly. If you need to request a different time, please email kmitchell@homewoodsciencecenter.org prior to booking for assistance. If you would prefer this in-school field trip be facilitated by a teacher in your school, please go back and choose TEACHER-LED. • Engaging digital presentation** to show students • Learn the history of Homewood’s John Miller, a roller coaster inventor in the 1900’s • Hear about the engineering design process from real engineers in our community • Create a roller coaster hill using recycled materials *All HSC Staff members have been fully vaccinated for COVID-19


Cancellation Policy

Cancellations or requests to reschedule in-school field trips with HSC Staff members must be made with in 24 hours of the booked date.


Contact Details

  • 18022 Dixie Highway, Homewood, US-IL 60430, USA

    + (708) 206-3369

    info@homewoodsciencecenter.org